Event Calendar

LEGEND: CalRed DC Streetcar Event   CalBlue DC Streetcar Team Visit (not a DC Streetcar event)
CalYellow DDOT Hosted Event

 

May
11
Wed
ANC 6C Monthly Meeting @ Heritage Foundation
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
12
Thu
ANC 6A Monthly Meeting @ Miner Elementary
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
16
Mon
ANC 6A Transportation Committee Meeting @ Capitol View Towers
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
17
Tue
Union Station to Georgetown Streetcar Public Meeting @ Carnegie Library, 1st Floor
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) along with The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) invite the community to a public meeting Tuesday, May 17, 2016, to discuss an upcoming Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed Union Station to Georgetown Streetcar Transportation Improvements.

Following the successful launch of the DC Streetcar on February 27, 2016, this EA process considers alternative approaches to extending the existing line from Union Station to Georgetown. The study will evaluate the environmental and cultural effects of the proposed improvements. The study is being conducted in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), and will be released by DDOT, FHWA, and FTA in the winter of 2017.

TRANSIT:

Circulator: Union Station to Georgetown Line (Massachusetts and 7th Street Stop)

Metrorail: Gallery Place Station or Mt. Vernon Square Station

Metrobus: Visit wmata.com

For more information, please visit unionstationtogeorgetown.com. Getting to the Meetings Be sure to check out www.goDCgo.com to learn about transportation options for getting to the meeting.

Can’t Make a Meeting? Materials from this meeting will be made available on the DDOT website at the meeting’s conclusion. Do you need assistance to participate? If you need special accommodations or language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please contact Jamie Henson at (202) 671-1324 or [email protected] by May 10, 2016. These services will be provided free of charge.

May
19
Thu
Benning Extension Environmental Assessment (EA) Hearing @ Department of Employment Services (DOES) Building
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) invites the community to a public hearing Thursday, May 19, 2016, to review the findings of an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed Benning Road and Bridges Transportation Improvements.

Following the successful launch of the H/Benning Line of the DC Streetcar on February 27, 2016, this EA considers alternative approaches to extending the existing line east of the Benning Road Metrorail Station. The study area encompasses Benning Road, NE, from Oklahoma Avenue to the Minnesota Avenue and Benning Road Metrorail Stations, and evaluates the environmental and cultural effects of the proposed improvements.

The study was conducted in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), and will be released by DDOT and the Federal Highway Administration on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

Public comments will be accepted from May 4, 2016 until 5 pm June 2, 2016. Following the public comment period, the report will be finalized.

WHAT:     Benning Road Transportation Improvements Environmental Assessment

WHEN:    Thursday, May 19, 2016
6 pm – 8 pm

WHERE:  Department of Employment Services (DOES) Building
4058 Minnesota Avenue, NE

TRANSIT:  Metrorail: Minnesota Avenue Station (Orange Line)
Metrobus: Visit wmata.com

The reports are available online for public review on the project website http://www.benningproject.com/project-resources/.

Comments should be submitted to Malia Salaam by email at [email protected] or by mail at District Department of Transportation, 55 M Street, SE, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20003.

The document will be available at the following locations for public review between May 4, 2016 and June 2, 2016:

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

3935 Benning Road, NE

Washington, DC 20019

Deanwood Library

1350 49th Street, NE

Washington, DC 20019

District Department of Transportation

Progressive Transportation Services Administration

55 M Street, SE, 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20003

 

Getting to the Meetings

Be sure to check out www.goDCgo.com to learn about transportation options for getting to the workshop.

Can’t Make a Meeting?

Materials from this meeting will be made available on the DDOT website at the meeting’s conclusion.

Do you need assistance to participate?

If you need special accommodations or language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please contact Sean Moore at (202) 563-5003 or [email protected] 5 days in advance of the meeting.

Friends of Kingman Park Civic Association Meeting @ Benedict the Moor Church
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
24
Tue
Trinidad Civic Association Meeting @ Trinidad Recreation Center
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jun
11
Sat
Langston Heritage Celebration @ Langston Golf Course
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
17
Sat
H Street Festival @ H Street NE
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
17
Thu
Union Station to Georgetown Streetcar Transportation Improvements Environmental Assessment (EA) Meeting @ Pinstripes at Georgetown Park, Ballroom A/B
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) along with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) invite the community to a public meeting Thursday, November 17, 2016, to discuss the proposed Union Station to Georgetown Streetcar Environmental Assessment (EA). This EA considers alternative approaches to extending the existing streetcar line from Union Station to Georgetown and will evaluate the environmental and cultural effects of the proposed improvements.

This meeting will be focused on the west end of the study area, specifically the West End, Foggy Bottom, and Georgetown neighborhoods, from K Street NW at 20th Street to Lower K Street at Wisconsin Avenue.

The study is being conducted in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), and will be released by DDOT, FHWA, and FTA in the summer of 2017.

WHAT:  Union Station to Georgetown Streetcar Public Meeting
WHEN: Thursday, November 17, 2016
6 pm – 8 pm; presentation at 6:30 pm
WHERE:  Pinstripes at Georgetown Park, Ballroom A/B
1064 Wisconsin Avenue, NW

TRANSIT: 

DC Circulator: Union Station to Georgetown Line (Lower K Street/30th Street NW Stop)
Metrorail: Orange/Blue/Silver Line: Foggy Bottom-GWU

Metrobus: Routes 30N, 30S, 31, 33, and 38B

For more information and materials from previous meetings, please visit unionstationtogeorgetown.com.

Getting to the Meetings

Be sure to check out www.goDCgo.com to learn about transportation options for getting to the meeting.

Can’t Make a Meeting?

Materials from this meeting will be made available on the DDOT website at the meeting’s conclusion.

Do you need assistance to participate?

If you need special accommodations or language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please contact Jamie Henson at (202) 671-1324 or [email protected] by November 9, 2016. These services will be provided free of charge.